Accession Number : AD0390879

Title :   LESSONS LEARNED, (OPERATION FORREST,)1ST AUSTRALIAN TASK FORCE VIETNAM

Descriptive Note : Combat after action rept. for period ending 5 Jan 1968

Corporate Author : ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : AD0390879

Report Date : 05 Jun 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : This operation was planned to follow on after the earlier operations AINSLIE, KENMORE and SANTA FE which had caused considerable damage to the VC logistic system. Capture documents indicated serious food shortages were being experienced by the VC in and around PHUOC TUY.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, ARMY PERSONNEL, ARTILLERY, ARTILLERY FIRE, AUSTRALIA, CASUALTIES, CEREALS, CLOSE SUPPORT, COUNTERINSURGENCY, DEPLOYMENT, ENEMY PERSONNEL, FIRES, HELICOPTERS, LOGISTICS, MILITARY ENGINEERING, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, PSYCHOLOGICAL WARFARE, UNDERGROUND STRUCTURES, VIETNAM, WHITE PHOSPHORUS

Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE